Sustainability

29JUL 2019

Markets

Climate Progress Dashboard: new emissions pledges fail to change outlook

A pick-up in renewable energy capacity moves the dial in the right direction, but this is cancelled out by increased fossil fuel production and continued growth in reserves.

24JUL 2019

Markets

Why we're at a tipping point for clean energy

Renewable energy has been around for a while but there are now three drivers working together to speed up the transition away from fossil fuels.

22JUL 2019

Watch/Listen

Three themes driving energy transition

In this short video Mark Lacey, Head of Commodities, reveals three drivers behind the energy sector’s transition to renewables.

18JUL 2019

Markets

Turning up the heat: are investors making up for lack of public leadership?

With governments failing to display sufficient climate leadership during the G20 summit in Japan, active ownership is on the rise.

12JUL 2019

Markets

Infographic: Sustainability Report Q2 2019

In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current and future state of engagement and discuss how industries ranging from fashion, to aviation, to waste, will be transformed.

10JUL 2019

Markets

What is “energy transition” and why does it matter to investors?

The switch to renewable energy is gathering pace and is likely to prove hugely disruptive.

08JUL 2019

Markets

Burning ambition: The price of tackling climate change

Europe wants to become a zero-emissions economy by 2050. To remain competitive, new green border taxes may be inevitable.

JUNE

25JUN 2019

Markets

What the “prisoner’s dilemma” tells us about climate change

Game theory can help explain why action on climate change has been slow, but as protests worldwide gain momentum and interest in climate change grows, we could be nearing a tipping point.

17JUN 2019

Markets

Investors should note the approaching tipping point for renewable energy

Renewable energy may soon put downward, not upward, pressure on energy prices, prompting a much faster move away from fossil fuels.